Sunday, July 5, 2009

Guest Bedroom



Hello, Dear Ones! I'd love to share my guest bedroom with you. I don't have any 'befores' to show you so you'll just have to imagine! :)

I've been working on one of my guest bedrooms for the past few weeks and now I'm ready to reveal it to you! Oh, joyness! Please forgive me ~ I know I post lots of pictures but I just want to show you everything. Well, maybe not exactly everything ~ not inside the closet, or in the drawers or under the bed! :)

The quilt on the bed was the inspiration for the room. My mother is a quilter and made this for me many years ago. I love it! She calls the pattern 'The Cherry Basket'.


She also made me the fronts of my pillow shams and then I found some co ordinating fabric and sewed them up!

These sheets look a little gray but they're actually a very pretty green with embroidered flowers and I think they look really sweet with my quilt.

See this olden bed? It's called a Cannon Ball because on the posts the little balls resemble cannon balls! I'm sure you knew this! ;) This was our first bedroom suite and we've kept it all these years. I've seen so many of you painting the socks off your wooden pieces, but somehow I just can't do it! Pray for me! :) Then I found some plates, I'm a dishaholic you know, and hung them on the wall surrounding the little flower pictures.

There's only one matching night stand ~ don't know why we only bought one! It's been too long ago to remember! I made a little runner to go over the top of the table because it protects the top a little.

I found some new lamps ~ shh...they're really not new, but new to me! I used the shades I had on some other little lamps. They're a pretty green with a green bow tied on. Do you think these shades are a tad too little? Mr. Precious said they looked fine. I think he just didn't want me to spend any more money! :)


I have a couple of paintings hung low over the night stands. I'll tell you a little story. You know how I love to tell you little stories! My mother wanted me to paint her these two pictures and I told her I would (I'm definitely not a painter, but I piddled with paint). I kept putting it off and putting it off until she literally made me sit down and do these. I hated doing them! She kept them for years and then gave them back to me. Maybe she hated them too? Oh, well, I hung them up because the colors matched and I smile with I look at them now remembering how I hated painting them. I'm easily amused you know. ;)


I showed you my curtains that I made last week. I really like them and no one had to "MAKE" me sit down and sew these!


Here you can see the little area between the two windows, just perfect for the chest of drawers. Do you call your chest that? I always have, but when I typed it just now, it looks funny! I have an olden guardian angel picture hanging above it. I love that painting!


I've inherited a few things since my Mother moved into a retirement center and this little lamp is one of them. Love it! Thanks Mom!

A trio of angels...

...and my chest with the floral arrangement I made! You may remember it!

My precious pillow sachet I won from sweet Rebecca's giveaway! Woo Hooness!

Here's the other window with the little sewing rocker I recovered. I've shown you this too!

I know some of you don't like ceiling fans! But honey, this is Texas and it gets HOT here!

Now you can see the other side of the room facing the bed. The dresser had a special top with a mirror but Mr. Precious busted it all up somehow! So I found another mirror to hang over it.

See the crocheted runner? Well, I made this back in the early 1970s and was heading toward a tablecloth. I lost interest and stopped. On the back side of this runner, there's two missing little circles! When I decided to use it, it was too late to fix it! The pattern had been long gone for ages. I guess I could sit down and figure out how to make the little circles, but shoot, not now! Oh, my goodness! Just don't tell anyone! ;)

Are these precious or what? I printed these little silhouettes out and framed them. I didn't do anything illegal, they were on some free sites and I'm sorry I don't remember which ones. :(


I saw this sweet idea on one of your blogs, again I can't remember which one! I'm so bad! I loved the idea of taking olden Bibles and tying them up with a ribbon. Thank you for the idea! The two bottom ones belonged to my Daddy and the top one was mine that I used when I was a little girl. Floral, made by me, in an olden vase. Did you recognize my fauxs! I love my fauxs and my fauxs love me!


I tried so hard to get a good photo of each side of the dresser, but the glare on the glass of the pictures made it a tiny bit difficult! I'll tell you about this side. The top picture is by the wonderful olden artist, Harrison Fisher, and it's called 'The Greatest Moments of a Girl's Life". Then I made a shadowbox filled with dried flowers from my daughter's wedding circling her wedding invitation! The little silhouette picture (it's really a needlepoint) was sent to me by a sweet blogging friend because she said it reminded her of my little Note Songs girl. Wasn't that sweet?


This is the Mother side! :) The baby in the dark frame and rounded glass is my dear Mother! The golden framed picture is Mr. Precious' mother. The cut out of the mat at the bottom of the picture holds a little baby's beaded necklace that Mr. Precious' mother is wearing in those three pictures! Just the sweetest thing.

I'm blessed to have many quilts made by my Mother. So a quilt rack is very appropriate in here.
Hanging above on the wall are pictures of olden historic homes here in Galveston. We go on the spring home tour each year and I always buy a little picture. I have more that need to be framed.

Chloe Dawn! Where are you going? She's trying to sneak out! I've had her working her little paws off and she just wants to take a little nap!


Well, Dear Ones, there you have it ~ my guest room. I love you all so much and feel so comfortable with you coming to see me, I didn't even vacuum the carpet! :)

Now, I'm keeping the little lamp on and I'll be waiting for your arrival!


Be a bunch of sweeties,
Shelia ;)

I'll leave you with a little Note Song~

Four Poster Bed

It was just boards of rough cut pine
And a quilt of patch work cotton
A place to lay your body down was that big four poster bed

Daddy built it out of pine two days before the wedding
They say the neighbours cheered and hollered till his face got red
And Mama brought the feather pillows and some handmade bedding
And they spent their wedding night in that big four poster bed
That night they swore like that bed their love would last forever
And they'd ask no more of life than the simple things they had
So they planed there future as they laid close together
And later I was born there in that big four poster bed

It was just some boards of rough cut pine
And a quilt of patch work cotton
A place to lay your body down, a place to rest your head
A field of fluffy mountains for a little girl to hide in
Clouds and chasing rainbows was that big four poster bed

I remember as a child waking up on a winter morning
With Sound of laughing voices and the smell of baking bread
And running across that coal wood floor jumping there with them
And Lord, I felt so safe and warm in that big four poster bed

The day that Daddy died, he whispered something soft to mama
To this day she's never told a soul the words he said
She just smiled through her tears and held his hand and nodded
And my Daddy looked so much at rest in that big four poster bed

It was just some boards of rough cut pine
And a quilt of patchwork cotton
A place to lay your body down, a place to rest your head
A field of fluffy mountains for a little girl to hide in
Clouds and chasing rainbows was that big four poster bed

Now time has dried up all the tears here I stand a woman
Your arms reach out to touch my soul, your sweet words turn my head
Darling, won't you tell me first this will be forever
Before you lead me up the stairs to that big four poster bed
'Cause only love has ever touched, that big four poster bed

Yes, it was just some boards of rough cut pine
And a quilt of patchwork cotton
A place to lay your body down, a place to rest your head
A field of fluffy mountains for a little girl to hide in
Clouds and chasing rainbows was that big four poster bed
~sung by Brenda Lee

79 comments:

  1. OMG!! I have around 600 of my 800 silhouettes (vintage) collection left. I hadn't seen any that you have found to copy ... I've got to do some searching for these. Pop over for a visit. TTFN ~Marydon

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  2. Oh I so love the quilts. They are all just gorgeous. You have such wonderful keepsakes in this room. I love the way you have personalized it. Beautifully done. Hugs, Marty

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  3. Oh I loved this post with the pictures!!!
    So much fun to see what you have done here. So glad you have shared with us. It was a pleasure to tour your room.
    Interior snapshots turn my crank.
    Have a blessed July/Summer.
    God Bless,
    ~D~

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  4. Shelia...what a warm, cozy, beautiful guest room! Turn down the sheets...I'm coming over! :-) I love the ribbon around the books idea...going to have use that for sure. The Cherry Basket quilt your Mom made is wonderful! What a fabulous treasure! Love your drapes and those darling paintings you were forced to paint at gun point. :-) You sure do work well under pressure! Oh, and almost forgot...love your cute lamp! Is that a Gone with the Wind lamp? Susan

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  5. COZY!!!!

    I LOVE the display over the bed and the silhouttes!

    Oh and the bows on the lamps too...

    I would love to sleep there!

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  6. Shelia, your guest room is so sweet and welcoming. It reminds me of a bed and breakfast. :)

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  7. Any one would feel welcome in this charming room!! I'll be right down for a little visit. Sally

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  8. Shelia, well, I say "chest of drawers", I have a ceiling fan, and I have a mirror like your large mirror! I love that you have so many sentimental things! That's really special to have a hand-made quilt by your mom. Linda

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  9. My absolute favorite thing is the quilt. What a cherished, cherished item - it seems to special to be used, but it is nice that you see it everyday and probably think about your mother!

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  10. Gotta have ceiling fans in Texas! You'd die! I grew up calling them "chest of drawers." But I don't actually hear it out loud much. Cherish, as I know you do, your mother's quilts. I hope my daughters will cherish the ones I've made. Every stitch has love quilted in! As I can see your guest room was decorated with love.
    Brenda

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  11. It is so nice to have incorporated all of that personal memorabilia into your room, especially the quilt that your mother made. Itlooks very homey and I bet that your guests are extremely comfortable there when they visit! :-)Sue

    BTW- I'm in the furniture biz and I call it a chest of drawers, too...

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  12. Very Pretty! Really like the quilts.
    Glenda

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  13. What a lovely bedroom. I love the quilts. :) Love the plates and pictures on the wall. Gosh, i love it all!
    Blessings,
    Sandra

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  14. You have put a lot of thought and a lot of personality into this room. Your guest will feel very welcome.

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  15. Shelia, just a note to say that I follow your blog and love your home, but I may be a little partial, since I am a BOI(born on the island)! I love to hear you talk about Galveston, since the little island, has suffered so much recently. It is nice to know that sweet people, like you, are now enjoying that special place. Also, I have a black schnauzer, that looks just like yours!! Take care, Susan

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  16. I Susan! Oh, I wish there was a way I could contact you! Thank you so much for coming to see me!
    Take care and
    Be a sweetie,
    shelia ;0

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  17. What a charming guest room; I'll enjoy my stay.

    Shelia, my love, it IS still Sunday. In fact, there are several hours of Sunday left. I think you've caught the brain disease that I had last week.

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  18. Hello Shelia - love your guest room! What a beautiful photo of your Mother in that very neat frame! Thank you for sharing.

    Blessings,
    Marie
    http://emmacallsmemama.com

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  19. Thank you for sharing your room. The quilts from your Mother are so very beautiful and I love the "Mother" items on one side of the dresser. Such keepsakes. I call a chest a chest of drawers too but funny thing, one time in the yard sale ads I saw it listed as CHESTER DRAWERS!!!!

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  20. Hi Shelia! I love your new guest room! You did a wonderful job! And the quilts...what treasures! They are beautiful! You gave us so many good ideas!! Thanks...hugs...Debbie

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  21. Hi Shelia! Your guest room looks great - any guest staying there would feel right at home. I love the personal touches you added and love how everything has a story. The curtains you made are absolutely beautiful. Enjoyed looking through your blog! ~Anna

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  22. Talented Mom to make such a gorgeous quilt. I had to smile as the dog thinks he is the guest or perhaps that his favorite room:)
    Joyce

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  23. Your mother is a very talented lady to have made that quilt! I love your bedroom. What a gorgeous job you did! Amy :)

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  24. Sheila, the bedroom looks just like a room in a B&B. It's very inviting and comfortable. I have a canonball bedroom suite too. I also have a Quoizel hurricaine lamp and the little folding rocking chair, too. My quilts, alas, are all purchased.

    BTW, your ice cream post inspired me to make homemade ice cream yesterday for my grandkids. We went camping along with my daughter and her family. I brought the stuff and the kids all took turns turning. I like to do activities where can can remember what fun they had with grandma. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  25. Hi Shelia
    Your guest room is beautiful! I absolutely love the quilt your mother has made and the matching shams and sheets.
    You've done a beautiful job with the curtains also....they go so well with everything.

    How lovely that you have been given some of the lovely pieces from your mom as well...and you have a mother's side. It is so complementary of each other in that room.

    Its a wonderful place for guests to feel at home...and I guess when your mom visits she can spend time in there and feel right at home too! Just lovely...

    hope you've had a lovely day
    Judi
    p.s thank you for your lovely comments Shelia. I'm so happy we've "met"...very special too!

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  26. Hi Sheila !
    I loved your little tour ! I hope to "show" a complete room one day !
    I loved the little bibles and so sweet to have them in the family. I love your crocheted table runner - I always look for ones at the thrift store but, they are impossible to find - probably cuz they must take forever to make !
    Your little made over rocker sure fits in well - now I see it all come together ! You did very well with your paintings - I like to paint a little too...those moms and what they force us to do - wink wink ! I love that your mom quilted your quilts and your put them all together in a room!
    Great all around job !
    Hugs ~ Kammy

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  27. Sheila,
    I so enjoyed the tour, this is so lovely! You have put so much thought and care into this lovely room. The quilt is amazing and all the treasures on the wall, love the pics you painted! Your a talented seemstress and chair coverer too! Hugs, Cindy

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  28. Sheila--There is too mcuh I love to comment on it all--but ist is cuh a lovely and comfortable room--I want to crawl under the cherry basket quilt. I LOVE the picture of you mom and I don't think you need "praying for" about your hesitation to paint the "bridal bedroom suite"--they are special. Love it!

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  29. Lovely welcoming room. Thanks for sharing.
    Have a Blessed week.
    Sherry

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  30. Your guest bedroom is AWESOME to say the least!! WOW...it is so beautiful and cozy...very welcoming! Those quilts are AMAZING! I LOVE quilts! Anyone would love to be a guest in your home....you might not get them to leave....hehehe

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  31. I just love those silhouettes! Precious that the necklace is in the frame. I just love that. I will know where to stop with the light on!!

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  32. I just love reading your blog and all your little stories! Your guest room is so cozy and homey. The quilts are just beautiful. I'd love to come and stay!

    Jane

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  33. You have a beautiful room there, dear Shelia! I love that quilt! So when can I test it out? LOL

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  34. Wow Shelia! What a wonderful guest retreat! I especially like the curtains and the lamps! Great job!

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  35. B-E-A-U-T-I-F-U-L! I love it! So cozy and warm! I'll be there ASAP! ;) Nancy

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  36. Shelia, that is a beautiful guest room. I love the stories that go with each thing. Wonderful history and would make me feel like family if I were a visitor. Thank you for sharing.

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  37. Your room looks Beautiful and I love your curtains! Thanks for sharing!

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  38. Hi Shelia, I so enjoyed the tour of your guest room. Your mother's handmade quilts are my absolute favorite, but you have so many other special things and homey touches in this room. Anybody who stays in it will feel like an honored guest!

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  39. What a lovely room! I love the silhouettes. :)

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  40. Shelia, that was the most perfect tour, and I loved hearing the history on the various pieces. Didn't Mother Precious do a fine job with that quilt, and you did a fine one with your sewing and crafting and decorating! Love the silhouettes! :-)

    Thanks for sharing your home with us, Shelia...

    XO,

    Sheila :-)

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  41. How beautiful Shelia!
    I just love the sweet bow tied on the lampshade. ~Wonderful job! ;)

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  42. Sheila,
    what a charming room! I love those silhouettes!
    Did you get my email about my Christmas in July giveaway that you won! I set up a new gmail account and I'm not sure if you got it.
    If not, email me at traci.beneathmyheart@gmail.com and I will starting making your ornament!
    Blessings,
    Traci

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  43. Your bedroom is beautiful and so cozy. I love the silhouettes..I have 2 vintage ones in my living room, my dear MIL collects them as well...but I love the ones that you printed and framed..may have to google that!

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  44. Hi Shelia,
    Thank you for sharing your charming room! Quilts made by family members are so special, aren't they? Wrapped in one on a cold wintry night, it almost seems as if their arms are enfolding us, keeping us safe and warm.

    I know YOU will be a sweetie, 'cause you ARE a sweetie!

    Thank you, Shelia, for the thoughtful comment.

    Bill @ Affordable Accoutrements

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  45. What a welcoming and relaxing guest room. All the perfect touches. :)

    ~Liz

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  46. You need to come do my guest bedroom. Love the drapes. I like the band idea, you pulled it off!
    I still need to do that to my master,after RMS was so happy to tell me to raise my drapes.Now they are too short! Your room looks great.

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  47. WoooW! What a beautiful is your guest bedroom with this fantastic old bed! Lovely!
    Everything is beautiful!
    The quilt "The Cherry Basket" from your mom is amazing!

    God bless you my dear friend and God bless your house!

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  48. Sheila,
    I got your comments! I don't know why my gmail isn't working? I sent you an email through my windstream account. I had emailed you Friday too. Check and see if you got them or if they went into your "junk" mail or got blocked or something.
    We'll get connected here soon!
    Blessings,
    Traci

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  49. Amazing!! Like so many others-- it looks perfect for a Bed and Breakfast!

    Lovely... TTFN ~~Claudia ♥

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  50. SHELIA, The room is wonderful, the quilts, the curtains, and the little touches you added....great job. I could spend the night there.

    PLEASE COME AND WISH AMY A HAPPY BIRTHDAY AT THE PURPLE GOAT LADY

    Hugs,
    Barbara

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  51. A guest room that just says....come stay awhile. I just love this room it's full of the sweetest & most cherished treasures. Your little touches of Shelia-ness throughout are just perfect. The curtains, the bows, the rocker and particularly the quilts....sigh. A dreamy room. :)

    Hugs~ J

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  52. When can I visit? Such a beautiful room! Great job!

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  53. Hey my sweet girlfriend... LOVED your guest room and we should be arriving around January.... It is just wonderful and full of so many great things... I really enjoyed your pictures and you could never post to many for me... Love YA

    (((HUGS)))
    Donna

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  54. Hi Sheila
    I really enjoyed seeing your beautiful guest bedroom. It's such a lovely, pretty room and very spacious. Your Mom's quilts are exquisite and the curtains you made look great. I loved seeing all your super pictures and accessories too. Thanks for the tour.
    Lindsay
    x

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  55. That is a very warm and cozy guest bedroom... wonderful to have special creations in it too!

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  56. Shelia! That is just one inviting room! I'm so glad you are keeping the light on for me!
    I love your silhouettes! (I know how it is when you find something, then can't remember where you found it!) I have two special quilts myself, each made by my grandmothers. It really makes them special. I guess once the boys are truly gone for good I can set them out and enjoy them, but for now, they are stored safely away.
    Thank you so much for sharing your special room. You did a wonderful job. Karen

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  57. So many nice touches to make your guests feel welcome. Great job!

    Christi

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  58. SO comfy and welcoming.. very nice... and by the way, I don't think your cannon ball bed wouldn't look good painted! Its beautiful just the way it is.
    I hope you have a fabulous week!
    ~Really Rainey~

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  59. Shelia, just now getting around to reading comments on my MM post. You know how life gets in the way. I got so tickled when you said you copies my curtains, I saw them pictured in a magazine and so I copied that. I love it that we can copy things. Yours are just gorgeous and I love them. Now what else can we copy? lol Have a super day. Hugs, Marty

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  60. Wooooooooo hoooooo! GREAT job, Shelia! You've made everything tie in together perfectly. I love all those sentimental little touches, and can't imagine why you hated painting and now hate looking at (even though you secretly love them) those paintings you did years ago. Beautiful!

    Justiney :o )

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  61. What a pretty room you've created! There's so much to see! I love the paintings you did and the quilt you Mom made. I love how the plates above the bed reflect the colors of the quilt. Beautiful transformation!

    Manuela

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  62. Shelia, your makeover just gave me the warm and fuzzy feeling! I just love all your family heirlooms, priceless! Well done, my friend!

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  63. Shelia, this is so lovely. What a joy it would be to be a guest in this beautiful room! Every detail has been taken into account. It is wonderful. You certainly are a talented little gal!!

    Hugs, Barb

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  64. What a sweet and pretty bedroom. I love all your sweet touches. You really know how to make a room comfy and loved and lived in. I love your style of decorating and would be so comfy in that room. Especially if you served me something sweet to eat on one of your pretty plates (oh, noness..not one of those on your wall)and a nighty-nighttime sweet hot tea...I love your quilt and , well, EVERYTHING!!
    XO, bj

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  65. Oh Pickle I just love this sweet guest room...and those quilts are just wonderful my friend...You really had that magic touch with everything you do..another great room in your beautiful home...Thanks so much for sharing this...May you have a great day...Hugs and smiles Gl♥ria

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  66. Shelia, you are going to have to start taking reservations for your beautifully decorated guest room! It turned out lovely...so warm and cozy and so many wonderful, meaningful details. Enjoy! :)

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  67. Shelia your guest room is beautiful and oh so cozy! I could be very comfortable, as a guest in your home!

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  68. No wonder you are so talented, Shelia. You got it from your mother. The quilts are gorgeous! And your guest bedroom is so pretty, so many pretties in them, love the lamps and all the little touches....Christine

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  69. OK now you can come do my guest room.It is a disaster ! I can't make up my mind what to do woth it.I am like you, I cannot bring myself to paint over my wood.If I bought it already used I can paint it,But if I have had it for years I just can't do it !! LOL .
    Your room is pretty and cozy Sheila.

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  70. I love everything in that bedroom...what a beautiful job you did! Boy...what a surprise to read about all of the different crafts you did. You made the curtains...the doily...the many different types of framed pictures, including your dear daughters wedding invitation with added frills....you are an extremely talented lady! And I thought it was JUST decorating!! Your talents go way beyond that my friend! God I wish I lived closer to some of you women....I sure could learn a thing or two from you all....thanks for taking us for a walk through your lovely bedroom. Nice job!!

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  71. I love your guest room! Can I come visit? The sheets and quilt are so pretty, and it all goes together so well.

    Poor Chloe Dawn! We work Lucy to death too. She even "helps" Daddy with yard work. She's very good at supervising. LOL!

    Have a great week!

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  72. What a beautiful quilt, and even more special because your mother made it! I really love those pictures above the dresser. What a beautiful way to remember your mothers. I bet your mother loves seeing that picture hanging in there when she comes over.

    Your bedroom set reminds me so much of the set I had years ago! I bought it second hand from a friend. There are some minor differences from the one I had, but it is otherwise just the same. It also had just one nightstand, and it is the one that I painted black not long ago. The bed was given to my daughter. My son has the chest of drawers very similar to that, and we also had the dresser. Did yours originally come with a topper to the dresser with a mirror and shelves? How funny to see something in someone else's home that is just like somethint we own.

    Kady

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  73. Oh...beautiful! I love how it all looks and sooooo wish I had that much room. Your mother is an amazing quilter! LOVELY!

    Now honey...I struggled with painting my bed, too! I bought a cherry wood 4 poster bed in 1982 when my son, Brandon, was 1. I painted it this year while my Mr. AGPMan was OUT OF TOWN. I was panicking the entire time. What is done is done. I loved it natural and I love it painted. Go with what YOU LOVE! That is what matters.

    Now...I'm thinking about that pillow on your give-a-way and I want it! :)

    xoxooxxoxoxooxRebecca

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  74. Good morning Shelia, Yo did a fabulous job redecorating your spare room. I just love quilts. Your so blessed to have so many your mother made. I like homemade things to and have them here and there all over my house. Poor little Chloe Dawn working so hard LOL Charli says she knows exactly how she feels as I make her work to much around here with all that posing and everything LOL I hope you have a great day ♥

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  75. what a beautiful place you have. Love your black and white prints and your angels are beautiful.

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  76. Shelia, Your guest room is so warm and inviting. I love all of your home made touches. Your mother's quilt and shams, your dresser scarves and runners, your new curtains, and even your paintings "that you were forced to paint". ~ Robyn

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  77. Shelia, your room looks beautiful. There are just so many things that I loved in this room. I loved those drapes the first time I saw them, and the little rocker too. The quilts your mother made are so special and give the room such a lovely and inviting look. The border on those sheets is exquisite. I love your painting that you accomplished under duress! You have soooo many talents! Your lamp that you got from your mother is gorgeous, and I LOVE that trio of angels. They almost glow in the lamplight. I WILL be searching for silhouettes to print off. Those are just too precious! I also love your "mother" wall. Those pictures are so sweet. I'm coming to visit, so I can stay in this wonderful room and just take it all in! laurie

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  78. Our first bedroom suite was the same as yours! We only have the chest of drawers and two bedsides tables. They're scattered about in different rooms. I can't remember what we did with the dresser and bed frame.

    You've done a great job on your guest bedroom. If I were a guest in your home I'd love to sleep there.

    Dawn

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  79. You have a lovely room, Shelia. My first bed I bought as a single adult at 19 wa a cannonball too, and funny enough, I only bought the one nightstand. It is now in our 13 year old son's room as it is a double and we wanted a king.

    I love the quilt your mother made too. My mother always loved Guardian Angel prints. She went to an all girls Catholic school in Toronto, and she said the nuns had a painting in each room of the Guardian Angel. She taught us the little Guardian Angel prayer too. Years ago I searched for a print for her, but could only find a garden plaque. The plaque still hangs on our porch beside the front door. I like to think it watches over us as we come and go.

    Thanks for sharing your lovely room, Shelia.

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I'm so pleased you would come to see me and so please leave me a comment and I'll do my very best to respond back to you. Be a sweetie...Shelia :)